mistletoe

[n] - American plants closely resembling Old World mistletoe 2. [n] - Old World parasitic shrub having branching greenish stems with leathery leaves and waxy white glutinous berries 3. [n] - shrub of central and southeastern Europe
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Mistletoe

Mis'tle¬∑toe noun [ Anglo-Saxon misteltān ; mistel mistletoe + tān twig. Anglo-Saxon mistel is akin of D., G., Dan. & Swedish mistel , Old High German mistil , Icelandic mistil teinn; and Anglo-Saxon tān to Dutch teen
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mistletoe

<botany> Bearing a glutinous fruit. When found upon the oak, where it is rare, it was an object of superstitious regard among the Druids. A bird lime is prepared from its fruit. ... Alternative forms: misletoe, misseltoe, and mistleto. ... The mistletoe of the United States is Phoradendron flavescens, having broader leaves than the European k...
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mistletoe

Old World mistletoe noun Old World parasitic shrub having branching greenish stems with leathery leaves and waxy white glutinous berries; the traditional mistletoe of Christmas
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Mistletoe

• (n.) A parasitic evergreen plant of Europe (Viscum album), bearing a glutinous fruit. When found upon the oak, where it is rare, it was an object of superstitious regard among the Druids. A bird lime is prepared from its fruit.
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mistletoe

any of many species of semiparasitic green plants of the families Loranthaceae and Viscaceae, especially those of the genera Viscum, Phoradendron, ... [2 related articles]
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mistletoe

mistletoe, common name for the Loranthaceae, a family of chiefly tropical hemiparasitic herbs and shrubs with leathery evergreen leaves and waxy white berries. They have green leaves, but they manufacture only part of the nutrients they require. Mistletoes are aerial hemiparasites, attaching themsel...
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Mistletoe

Mistletoe (Viscum album) is a European parasitic plant of the family Loranthaceae which grows on various trees, especially the apple. It was sacred to the ancient Celts and Druids, especially when it was found growing on the oak tree. It is a small shrub with sessile, rectangular, leathery leaves and small yellowish-green flowers, the whole forming...
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mistletoe

Type: Term Pronunciation: mis′ĕl-tō Synonyms: viscum1
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mistletoe

Parasitic evergreen plant, native to Europe. It grows on trees as a small bush with translucent white berries. Used in many Western countries as a Christmas decoration, it also featured in the pagan religion Druidism. (Viscum album, family Loranthaceae.) The seeds of the European mistletoe are dispersed by birds, but the dwarf mi...
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mistletoe

A semiparasitic plant that grows on some types of trees. Mistletoe extracts are being studied as treatments for cancer.
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Mistletoe

Mistletoe is the common name for obligate hemiparasitic plants in several families in the order Santalales. These plants attach to and penetrate the branches of a tree or shrub by a structure called the haustorium, through which they absorb water and nutrients from the host plant. Therefore, mistletoes are parasitic plants. ==Mistletoe in the genu...
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Mistletoe

A parasitic plant, species of which are found in Europe, Asia, and North America, having evergreen l
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Mistletoe

[Justin Bieber song] `Mistletoe` is a Christmas song by Canadian singer Justin Bieber. It was written and produced by Nasri, and Adam Messinger. The song was released on October 17, 2011 as the lead single from his Christmas album, Under the Mistletoe (2011). `Mistletoe` is a pop and R&B song, that has reggae influences. `Mistletoe` receive...
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